Books tagged: metropolitan police

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Birth of the British Bobby
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
The introduction of early policing measures throughout the UK from industrialist MP Robert Peel and his 'Peeler' to the birth of the British Bobby, Scotland Yard, detectives, and Sherlock Holmes.
South Bank Blue
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When used car salesman Charlie Gittings takes a lady for a test drive he's swept away for a roller coaster crime ride through the streets of South London. Then there's old time Met detective Mitch Morgan hunting the brutal killer of a girl washed up from the Thames in a case dubbed by the media "the mermaid murder." Down river, a veteran robber is tooling up for one last spectacular job.
The Hammer
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Price: Free! Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
There may be no such thing as a free lunch, but here’s a free lunchtime read to whet your appetite. Whether you prefer pie or salad, lunch with The Hammer will leave you satisfied. In another bite-size crime story, Roger Busby reveals the hierarchical power games of London’s Metropolitan Police with devastating effect. The new short story is a must to read.
The Masked Adversary
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 116,030. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Nothing is quite as it seems in Victorian London. When two strangely horrific bodies are found, the Metrolpolitan Police Commissioner finds he must bend some rules to solve the crimes. Enter ex-detective George Williamson and ally Noah Dyson in a case that is unprecedented in gruesomeness and terror. In a city of a million faces, all men wear masks.
Il mentore
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Price: $3.66 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: Italian. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Vent’anni fa Eric l’aveva salvata. Adesso chi avrebbe salvato lui? Eric Shaw, caposquadra della scientifica di Scotland Yard, sta indagando sull'insolito omicidio di un pregiudicato, insieme alla detective Miriam Leroux e a una sua giovane collega, Adele Pennington, per la quale ha però un interesse personale. Intanto i dettagli di un delitto simile vengono descritti in un blog sulla rete.
Convicted Innocent
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Series: The Bobby and The Priest, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 33,610. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Three men disappear: one is on trial for murder, one is the copper who arrested him, and the last is a man caught between them. Set in London in 1887, "Convicted Innocent" follows the struggles of two friends kidnapped by a serial killer and their fight for survival. It is a tale of good versus evil; of fear and despair versus hope; and of ordinary men choosing the extraordinary.